2019 Rugby World Cup Preview

The Rugby World Cup heads to Asia for the first time in 2019, with Japan set to stage the sport’s most prestigious international tournament. The opening game will take place at the Ajinomoto Stadium in Tokyo on September 20, with the final scheduled to be played at the Nissan Stadium in

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Chris Robshaw

England rugby star and Mastercard Ambassador Chris Robshaw faced his largest opponent ever. The former England Captain locked horns with one of Japan’s heaviest sumo stars “Tashiro” in the ultimate scrum at London’s Peace Pagoda in Battersea Park. The unique face-off encourages sporting fans to enter the ballot for tickets to

Watch: What drives Johnny Sexton to be the best?


Check out the latest video from Toyota's #whatdrivesyou campaign, a glimpse into a day with Ireland rugby superstar Johnny Sexton and Dublin GAA legend Stephen Cluxton. The two sporting legends spend a day swapping their personal kicking tips and techniques, and ask each other searching questions about their respective disciplines,

The Rugby Championship 2014: Betting Preview


One of the great rugby tournaments starts again soon, as the third ever Rugby Championship gets underway next week. The competition has only been around officially since 2012 following the acceptance of Argentina into the Tri-Nations series, that featured three powerhouses of world rugby in New Zealand, Australia and South

Is rugby the most dangerous sport?


With England about to host the 2015 Rugby World Cup it’s expected that hundreds of children will be inspired to get out on the field and give the historic sport a try (no pun intended). This in turn will inspire hundreds of parents around the country to debate whether they

Video: the All Blacks ‘insure’ they are ready for England


As the New Zealand vs England series continues apace, Ma’a Nonu, Israel Dagg, Ryan Crotty, Luke Romano, Jeremy Thrush, Kieran Read and Dane Coles have all been taking part in a video for UK-based AIG Direct Travel Insurance, who provide travel insurance for over 300,000 people every year, and are

Sponsored: Show your support for England Rugby


As England look ahead to Sunday's huge clash with Wales at Twickenham, supporters are being asked to tweet their motivational messages, which could appear on the tunnel wall as the players take to the field. After Sunday, the next time these two sides meet will be in the group stages of

How is technology changing the future of rugby?


O2 Guru TV have been investigating the ever-evolving ways that new technology is transforming the world of sport, for both players and spectators. From gadgets that monitor the vital stats of entire teams, to bringing spectators real-time stats and commentary with Google Glass, check out how technology may enhance